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Geranium dalmaticum
Geranium dalmaticum
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Geranium dalmaticum

Dalmatian Cranesbill

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 1.230.020

There are a large number of Cranesbill Geraniums now available to gardeners. This low-growing species forms a small clump of fragrant, glossy green leaves, bearing clusters of shell-pink flowers in late spring and early summer. An excellent choice for rock gardens, rock walls or edging a border or pathway. Also worth considering in tubs or mixed containers. Often has good bronzy fall foliage colour. Easily divided in spring or early fall.

Further details for
Geranium dalmaticum

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Light Pink
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Spring
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Alpine & Rock
  Rabbit Resistant
   10-15 cm
   4-6 inches
   20-30 cm
   8-12 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.